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The value of Nowcast analysis

Our global Nowcast, a "big data" measure of economic activity, has steadily declined since the beginning of 2018
17 September 2019
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    Key takeaways:

    • All major regions have trended lower, but the US has outperformed
    • Industrial and trade sector activity has fallen sharply, to below the last trough in 2016
    • Services and consumer sector activity is steadier

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